| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:52 PM
A round-trip ticket from New York to Houston sold Thursday for $5 on the United Airlines booking system.
The sale was one of an unknown number of ticket sold after a computer glitch at one of the nation's largest airlines began to spit out ultra-low...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 7:31 AM
WASHINGTON -- For two weeks, Rehan Motiwala, a 29-year-old medical student from Pomona, sat stranded at the Bangkok airport, sleeping for 10 nights on a roach-infested mattress in a dank, windowless detention room reserved for deportees.
Motiwala, a U....
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Passenger fees and other extra charges generated $27.1 billion for airlines around the world in 2012, with major carriers like United, Delta and American airlines leading the revenue race.
In 2012, 53 airlines around the globe collected $27.1 billion in...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:08 PM
The U.S. Department of Transportation has fined United Airlines $350,000 for delaying more than 9,000 refund requests from passengers.
The agency also cited the carrier for filing inaccurate data for lost or damaged luggage, overbooking planes in...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:41 PM
After years of airline mergers that have dramatically reduced choices for travelers, the U.S. Justice Department has sued to halt what would be the largest airline marriage in U.S. history.
The Justice Department joined six states and the District of...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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The Hero The season finale...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Authorities have surveillance video showing a United Airlines employee stealing stranded luggage from passengers diverted to other airports because of the Asiana Airlines crash, officials said.
Sean Sharif Crudup, 44, a United Airlines customer...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:02 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- A United Airlines customer service agent and his wife have been charged with one felony count of grand theft and two felony counts of commercial burglary for allegedly stealing luggage at San Francisco International Airport in the...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:47 PM
Jennifer Dalhausser likes to call her husband, Phil, the Tim Duncan of beach volleyball. Tall, bald and emotionless on the court.
Back when they started dating in 2010, Jennifer remembers while Phil was away competing, she would check out highlights...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:31 AM
The Federal Aviation Administration is requiring airlines to inspect or remove the emergency devices on their Boeing Co. 787 Dreamliners after a fire erupted on one of the planes while it was parked at London’s Heathrow Airport.
| Jul 3, 2013
Voting rights: In the June 30 Section A, an article about the effects of the Supreme Court's decision striking down a key portion of the Voting Rights Act said Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. wrote that black voter registration in Mississippi was 6.4%...